"Hmmm...I don't suppose I could get away with leaving it on. I look ten years younger."
She smiles into the mirror and watches as the rubbery film pulls away from the skin around her nose and mouth. Ragged air pockets remain, leaving her looking more ghoulish than glam.
"Ack. I guess not."
Linking up with Trifecta - 192 words including the word, mask:
I remember dissolving into fits of hysteria with my mom and sis as we beautified ourselves -- rubbery goo stuck in our hair, flapping masks pulling away at our mouths and cries of pain as we inadvertently plucked our eyebrows. Oh, but our faces were so smooth!